Practice Relating to Rule 142. Instruction in International Humanitarian Law within Armed Forces
In 2011, in its third periodic report to the Committee against Torture, Senegal stated:
Article 10 of the  Convention [against Torture and Other Cruel, Inhuman or Degrading Treatment or Punishment]
134. Education and information concerning the prohibition of torture features prominently in the curricula of training academies for police, the gendarmerie, customs officials, health officials, and members of the Armed Forces and the judiciary as well as in human rights institutions.
136. Each year the Peace and Human Rights Institute of the Cheikh Anta Diop University in Dakar offers a master’s degree programme on citizenship, human rights and humanitarian action. Students in this programme receive training in human rights, international humanitarian law and, particularly, specific methods for protecting the physical integrity of persons. A number of members of the country’s security forces have received this training.